Carmen Richardson, 95, of Morgantown, Ky, passed away Monday, March 4, 2019 at The Medical Center of Bowling Green, Ky. Carmen was born April 24, 1923 in Butler Co., Ky to the late Major and Alta Daugherty Howard. She was a member of Aberdeen Missionary Baptist Church, Eastern Star and the Poet Society. Carmen retired from General Electric in Owensboro, Ky and was a legal Ombudsman for the state of Ky. She was also a published poet and loved animals and gardening. Other than her parents, Carmen is preceded in death by her husband, George Richardson, two sons, Gary and Jarald Jenkins, two brothers, Beldon and Shelton Howard, one sister, Bulena Dunn and one Grandson, Scott Jenkins.
Carmen is survived by one son, Truman Jenkins (Judy) of Aberdeen, Ky, two daughter in laws; Carole Jenkins, of Morgantown, Ky and Beulah Jenkins, of Morgantown, Ky, 12 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews and one sister in law, Joyce Taylor, of Morgantown, Ky.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 1:00 PM at the Jones Funeral Chapel with Bro. Jacob Mudd officiating. Burial will be in the Aberdeen Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 9:30 AM until funeral time at 1:00 PM at the Jones Funeral Chapel. please share any photos, memories, condolences or light a candle in memory of carmen at www.jonesfuneralchapel.com.